We know that when we foster open dialogue, our knowledge becomes deeper, our goals become clearer, and our kids become happier, healthier, and more resilient. That’s why we’re proud to offer the Creating Conversations speaker series.
The Seven Hills School’s Creating Conversations is a series of events designed to engage as a community, with each other and with the help of experts in their fields, about raising bright, healthy, happy kids. We invite you, your family, and friends to join us for these relevant and engaging sessions.
Register now for each event! For more information about this free-of-charge speaker series, please contact Judy Arnold, school counseling department chair, at 513.728.2363 or email@example.com.
Thursday, March 7, 2019
Raising Emotionally Healthy Children and Adolescents: Understanding Brain Science to Build Resilience
For: All Seven Hills Parents
Where: Hillsdale Campus
What to Expect: Parents will learn the brain science behind resilience and mental health. Researcher and founder of the Center for Resilient Leadership, Donna Volpitta, Ed.D., will present basic neuroscience concepts, including ways parents can understand how the brain develops and learns, and to encourage independence and mindful decision-making. Most presenters focus on the what. Donna will teach you the why and the how. Learn how to help children turn challenges into opportunities for growing resilience, and why this adaptive skill is so important to happiness and success. Volpitta is the co-author of, The Resilience Formula: A Guide to Proactive, Not Reactive, Parenting. Learn more about Volpitta’s work here